Home / India News / Election Commission staffer tests positive for Covid-19 in DelhiThis comes amid reports of government officials testing positive for coronavirus across the nation amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
india Updated: Jun 08, 2020 12:35 ISTImage for representation.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)
An official at the Election Commission of India (ECI) has tested positive for Covid-19 in Delhi, news agency ANI reported on Monday.
This comes amid reports of government officials testing positive for coronavirus across the nation amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Earlier this month, a NITI Aayog official was reported positive for coronavirus. A floor of NITI Aayog’s Delhi’s office was sealed for sanitation after the staffer was tested positive for Covid-19.
On June 2, at least 13 employees in Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal’s office, Raj Niwas, have tested positive for the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), an official spokesperson said.
Baijal tweeted out saying, “Deeply concerned about health of officials of my secretariat who tested positive for COVID-19 Health of all officials is stable & is being closely monitored. All of these officials were working tirelessly in these difficult times shoulder to shoulder with other frontline workers.”
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